Legendary African Americans: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston: Author and Folklorist, 1st Edition

  • Della A. Yannuzzi
  • Published By: Enslow Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 0766062791
  • ISBN-13: 9780766062795
  • DDC: 813.52B23
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released February 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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An examination of the life and work of African-American author and storyteller Zora Neale Hurston, who has been recognized for her substantial contribution to American literature and southern African-American folklore. This book discusses her difficult personal life and nomadic existence, and how these struggles impacted her various written works.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: New York, Here I Come.
2: Home—Eatonville, Florida.
3: It’s a Hard Life.
4: A Literary and Academic World.
5: In New Directions.
6: The Mule Bone Controversy.
7: The Writing Life.
8: Different Worlds.
9: Solitude.
10: Remembered.
Chapter Notes.
Further Reading.